“In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider: God also hath set the one over against the other, to the end that man should find nothing after him.” Ecclesiastes 7:14
Have you ever asked yourself, why God allow suffering, trials, defeat?
Or does He?
“For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us. For the earnest expectation of the creature waits for the manifestation of the sons of God.” Romans 8:18-19
Do you think it is part of God’s perfect plan?
His plan to develop our character and aid us into spiritual growth – for His purpose.
His plan to work out an extraordinary purpose in our life so that others may see.
His good and perfect plan.
“For His anger endureth but a moment; in His favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.” Psalm 30:5
So that we may be a witness to His steadfast love – a love that endures forever.
So that we can be a testimony to His great power and strength.
“So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall! No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; He will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, He will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.” 1 Corinthians 10:12-13
He that helps us triumph.
He that gives us wisdom.
He that comforts.
He that gives us peace.
He that tended.
He that forgives.
He who is blameless.
“It is good for me that I was afflicted, that I might learn your statutes.” Psalm 119:71
To you my friend, who is having a difficult time right now,
I may not know you…
We may not have met…
But know that…
And He loves you.
And He will see you through.
And He is working out an extraordinary purpose in your life.
All good things,